Essential oil of origanum micranthum vogel.

Baser K., ÖZEK T., KÜRKÇÜOĞLU M., Tümen G.

Journal of Essential Oil Research, vol.8, no.2, pp.203-204, 1996 (Scopus) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 8 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 1996
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/10412905.1996.9700595
  • Journal Name: Journal of Essential Oil Research
  • Journal Indexes: Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.203-204
  • Keywords: Cis-sabinene hydrate, Essential oil composition, Labiatae, Linalyl acetate, Origanum micranthum
  • Anadolu University Affiliated: Yes


Water-distilled essential oil of Origanum micranthum, a rare Turkish endemic, was analyzed by GC and GC/MS. Forty-three components were characterized representing 88.64% of the total components detected. Linalyl acetate (12.34%), cis-sabinene hydrate (10.81%), α-terpineol (9.67%) linalool (8.89%) and terpinen-4-ol (8.73%) were identified as major constituents. © 1996, Taylor & Francis Group, LLC. All rights reserved.